All News: Open Wheel


Dallara Formula iR

December 2nd, 2020 by

iRacing and Dallara have teamed up for a unique take on top-tier open-wheel racing with Formula iR-01. Engineered hand in hand by both companies, the iR-01 is a real machine making its debut in the virtual world. Only the world’s premier racers will have what it takes to harness the potential this brazen piece of … Read the Rest »

Pure Driving School Formula Sprint

September 30th, 2020 by

Get behind the wheel with Pure Driving School Formula Sprint! Running every hour, this open-wheel series gives you the chance to race as often as possible on some of the most exciting free tracks on iRacing. Do you have what it takes to conquer the courses and best your competitors?

INDY Pro 2000 Championship

September 30th, 2020 by

The second rung on the Road to Indy ladder, the Indy Pro 2000 Championship brings real-world drivers one step closer to their ultimate goal of IndyCar glory. Sharing a common chassis with the US F2000 Championship car from the lower-tier series means that drivers aren’t starting from scratch with a completely new car, but still … Read the Rest »

Apex Racing Academy F3 Championship

November 6th, 2019 by

An open-wheel series for iRacers with a Class C road license or higher. The F3 Series is one of the most popular race series in the world and will likely prove to be very popular within iRacing. A lower powered (220 hp) car will reward smooth drivers who can keep their momentum up in crowded … Read the Rest »

iRacing Formula 3.5 Challenge

November 5th, 2019 by

V8 powered, high-downforce, open-wheeled racers feature in the iRacing Formula 3.5 Championship. Open to iRacers with a Class B road racing license and higher, the series will be the final stepping stone before the iRacing Grand Prix Series. An “open setup” series, drivers will have the opportunity to tune their cars to their liking as … Read the Rest »

iRacing Grand Prix Series

February 7th, 2017 by

Online Grand Prix Racing Games for the Racer Looking for the Real Experience Race online using our realistic Grand Prix Car and sophisticated laser-measured tracks. The excitement of an online racing game is nothing close to what it could be without realistic features of the cars you’re driving and the tracks you race on. Experience … Read the Rest »

NTT IndyCar Series

February 6th, 2017 by

  The NTT IndyCar Series is the world’s most diverse professional race series. With a schedule that includes road courses and ovals of all shapes and sizes, the series emphasizes the ability of drivers and teams to adapt to a vast array of different circumstances from sweeping, banked, baby’s-bottom-smooth 220 mph turns to corrugated hairpins … Read the Rest »

Classic Lotus Grand Prix

February 6th, 2017 by

  Featuring the 1978 Formula One World Championship-winning Lotus 79, iRacing’s Classic Lotus Grand Prix Series runs on an international mix of iRacing’s most popular and interesting road circuits. One of a handful of true landmark designs in auto racing history, the Lotus 79 was the first Formula One car to realize the full potential … Read the Rest »

iRacing Formula Renault 2.0 Championship

February 3rd, 2017 by

  This series features the Formula Renault 2.0 single seat, open wheel race car. Just as in the real world, the series is a springboard to the upper levels of open wheel racing and iRacing drivers can hone their skills before moving up – or choose to race this highly competitive series for as long … Read the Rest »

Grand Prix Legends

February 3rd, 2017 by

  Tap-in to your inner Jim Clark or Graham Hill via the Grand Prix Legends Series featuring the legendary Lotus 49. The first Formula One chassis to successfully use the engine as a fully-stressed member, the Lotus 49 is powered by the most successful Formula One engine in history, the Ford-Cosworth DFV. The Grand Prix … Read the Rest »